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on the show. civil rights investigation and details from victor blackwell. breaking news in the death of a 17-year-old african american man in georgia. for months kendrick johnson's parents insist it's not a tragic accident like local officials concluded but murder. today a judge ordered the release of new potential evidence including surveillance footage from the high school gym where kendrick's body was found taken just before he died or was killed. a few minutes ago, the breaking news. we learned the federal justice department will announce whether kendrick johnson's death warrants a full flown civil investigation. details from victor blackwell who joins us. >> reporter: anderson, at 1: 00 p.m. tomorrow, they will announce whether his death will get the federal investigation. michael moore, who i've had contact with over the four months he had this information led a meticulous search and the family desperately wants this investigation. months of protests, sit-ins and marches have shaken the small south georgia city of valdosta. they want answers in the 17-year-old death of kendrick johnson
. >> reporter: in september a doj spokesperson said we do not see sufficient indication of a civil rights violation to authorize a civil rights investigation, however, behind this door u.s. attorney michael moore has continued to review the case and will soon announce his decision whether or not there will be a federal criminal investigation. in a statement to cnn in early october moore said this is about getting to the facts and the truth and we want the johnson family and the community of valdosta to have confidence in the process. after nine months, the johnsons say they will not stop until they get an answer, no matter what the u.s. attorney at the sides. how long are you willing to fight? >> until i die. if i take me 'til i die, i'll tight until i die. >> the ruling says the surveillance video and materials should be released. have you seen the video? do we know what it shows? >> we seen a few clips, literally four clips and 20 seconds each and that's generous. thousands of hours of surveillance, anderson, are coming. 4 40 cameras in the gym and 1900 plus hours. we have a clip of wha
rights investigation. oep an civil rights or any other property investigation. that jumped out to me because almost immediately after that second autopsy from the independent pathologist came out the civil rights division of the department of justice said we dent see any evidence of a civil rights violation. michael moore has at least opened the door that possibly, as he continues to investigate this case, there could be evidence of a civil rights investigation. >> he has now opened the doors. i mentioned we have now heard from both mom and dad of kendrick johnson. this was their reactions moments after what the doj said take a listen. >> that investigation been launched. we're happy with their decision. >> we're happy. the only thing we ever wanted is the truth. >> this is a murder mystery we have to solve. >> we believe it should be a matter of simple gestures. we know the videotape will not show kendrick johnson climbing into a mat and getting stuck and suffocating. that was a ridiculous conclusion. we really believe his parent have always maintained that their son was killed and
a settlement with civil rights groups that permanently blocks permissions that directed public schools to ask the immigration status of schools at enrollment time. that statement also acknowledging police cannot stop someone to check their immigration status. >>> cirque du soleil, and mgm grand being cited. this coming four months after she fell to her death during a show. her line snapped after scraping a sharp edge. the mgm grand and cirque du soleil plan to appeal those citations. >>> could facebook rescue blackberry? potential discussions for a bid for the struggling phonemaker. not sure how serious mark zuckerberg is about acquiring blackberry. >>> singer chris brown has entered a rehab facility one day after he appeared before a judge on an assault charge in washington, d.c. one of his reps said in a statement that brown's goal is to gain focus and insight into his past and recent behavior. his latest arrest could have implications for his probation. that all stemmed from a 2009 conviction in his assault against his former girlfriend, singer rihanna. it almost seems textbook, get into t
's says the company is reaching out to communitier leaders and bringing in a civil rights expert to preview procedures. michael is here, ceo of -- the jay-z part we're looking at. jay-z is saying, i'm waiting to hear the tacks. that's a good or bad tactic? >> he may be on the right site of facts but as a p.r. person, we are very skeptical of what organizations say, and it shows how hard it is, that even jay-z doesn't get the best interest of the doubt on something like racial profiling. so hey has to do more than what he is doing now. >> then there's this new macy's claim which isn't about macy's. this is about nypd. >> we always tell people that it's not just about the facts. the facts won't set you free. people have to be able to put this into context, be able to understand the whole story. and right now macy's is not going to get the benefit of the doubt. so they need to be able to tell the story that people are going to believe. right now they haven't done that. >> what do you do besides get out and say our policy is we don't do this. do they need to be more forceful. >> the
, and you know how to articulate it. and you really are exciting to me as someone who started in civil rights very young. i wasn't nearly as cute as you are, though. >> oh. >> thank you for your time tonight, and thanks for all your work. >> thank you so much. >>> still ahead, ted cruz is going over the line with his new attacks on the president. it's part of a disturbing pattern on the right, and it's got to stop >>> plus the first lady gets some special company at the white house. stay with us. [ susan ] though he had never left. the end. lovely read susan. but isn't it time to turn the page on your cup of joe? gevalia, or a cup of johan, is like losing yourself in a great book. may i read something? yes, please. of course. a rich, never bitter taste cup after cup. net weight 340 grams. [ sighs ] [ chuckles ] [ announcer ] always rich, never bitter. gevalia. but, dad, you've got... [ voice of dennis ] allstate. with accident forgiveness, they guarantee your rates won't go up just because of an accident. smart kid. [ voice of dennis ] indeed. are you in good hands? to prove to y
courtroom and then speaking publically about the case while it was pending. civil rights groups accused the nypd of stopping and frisking an enormous increase of people year by year and targeting mainly blacks and hispanics. nypd denies that. as you said yesterday this happened at brown university. listen. [ shouting ] >> police commissioner ray kelly was prevented from speaking. he was shouted down by students protesting stop and frisk among other nypd policies. so far there has not been any comment from nypd about the ruling from the second circuit court of appeals. >> all right, trace. thank you. it's halloween. wait until you see how a special family member dressed up this year. next. ♪ the monster mash ♪ it was a graveyard smash [ engine revs, tires squeal ] [ male announcer ] since we began, mercedes-benz has pioneered many breakthroughs. ♪ breakthroughs in design... breakthroughs in safety... in engineering... and technology. and now our latest creation breaks one more barrier. introducing the cla. starting at $29,900. ♪ starting at $29,900. explaining my moderate to seve
it was pending. civil rights groups accused the nypd of stopping and frisking an enorus increase of people year by year and targeting mainly blacks and hispanics. nypd denies that. as you said yesterday this happened at brown university. listen. [ shouting ] >> police commissioner ray kelly was prevented from speaking. he was shouted down by students protesting stop and frisk among other nypd policies. so far there has not been any comment from nypd about the ruling from the second circuit court of appeals. >> all right, trace. thank you. it's halloween. wait until you see how a special family member dressed up this year. next. ♪ the monster mash ♪ it was a graveyard smash as a business owner, i'm constantly putting out fires. so i deserve a small business credit card with amazing rewards. with the spark cascard from capital one, i get 2% cash back on ery purchase, every day. i break my back around here. finally soone's recognizing me with unlimited rewards! meetings start at 11, cindy. [ male announcer get the spark business card from capital one. choose 2% cash back or double miles on eve
reason why medicare worked. that's the only reason why the civil rights bills passed. it is, i guess, a lot easier to be a conservative president saying, we're going to cut, worry going to abolish. we're going to do whatever, the stuff i believe in. but if you are going to be a progressive president, you better look at lbj and fdr as your role models, this president, this is one of the worst performances i think any of us have seen. i have a rollout of a major initiative. it's not just the website. it's all of these other things that really matter. >> and it was the explanatory role wasn't filled, fulfilled. it's been very tough. i think right now the conventional narrative about obama was, yes, he was overly isolated. lamar alexander tells the story about everett dirkson being on the phone with lbj one afternoon saying, no, mr. president, i was there yesterday, i can't come down for a drink, i got to go home. he hangs up the phone, before he goes out of the office, he hears lbj's beagles in the hall. he had gone out, to the car, to the capitol to make him drink with him. that's wher
guard. >> since 1972, the u.s. department of education under title nine of the civil rights act has said institutions receiving federal funds must insure an education free of sexual discrimination. many colleges and universities say they were unaware of their legal obligations under title nine to also protect students from sexual assault. >> we absolutely put much more emphasis on preventing plagiarism than preventing rape. that is a reality. >> though annie graduated, in 2012, she and andrea found each other. they began to talk about the issue of rape at the university of north carolina. >> we said u.n.c. isn't a bad place. u.n.c. is a representation of a larger cultural problem. >> the women gap researching title nine, interviewing other victims of rape, utilizing social media and in january of 2013, along with former u.n.c. administrator and two others filed a federal complaint against the university of north car liner in a at the department of education. >> when you have 18 and 19-year-old men and women who are holding the government accountable for rape, like it just -- it boggles m
for the senate to look at this because there are civil rights, i think implications, martin, when you have racial profiling and stand your ground laws mixing. and so perhaps that is something that this senate will look at. it's an important step that's needed. because law enforcement folks that i've spoken to by and large are really against stand your ground. they're not in support of it. they certainly feel that it has inspired a lot of vigilante justice when you look at the numbers. so there is certainly further scrutiny that needs to be done in terms of these laws. >> paul, i'm going to bring you in. but first let me tell you this, the mother the jordan davis is always expected to testify. stand your ground has been the focus in that particular case. do you think this helps bolster the argument by some that this law really encourages unnecessary confrontations and promotes racial profiling? >> it's a difficult question in terms of how the federal government can deal with it. because if it it uns out to be true, and i think by the way that steakcally most the victims of the stand your ground la
the stop and frisk policy. a federal judge has ruled the policy violated the civil rights of minorities and the city is appealing the decision. and the st. louis cardinals finally got back to boston for tonight's game six of the world series. mechanical problem cap the team's flight on the ground for seven hours. trying to keep the red sox from winning it all. the first pitch 8:07 eastern time on fox. now get you back to nicole and adam. adam: thank you very much. melissa meyer, doing a zuckerberg. supposedly buying up her neighborhood starting with a funeral home. a historic mortuary was bought for undisclosed amount this month while not listed as an owner, the purchaser is believed to be melissa meyer. recently bought four of the five houses surrounding his nearby home in a bid for more privacy. the current house hosted president obama for 2010 fundraiser and according to locals is often the site of loud and disruptive parties. you know how they like to party. nicole: crude oil down more than a dollar. fox business contributor phil flynn price futures group in the trading pit tells us
freedom do and our own and civil liberties and rights. they happen to be guerin teed in a thing called the constitution of the united states. host: is glenn greenwald a journalist or an activist? erie: you have to ask him it i think he is a little bit of both. host: why do you say that? guest: he made no secret that he has a point of view. that means he is an activist. he was also writing for "the guardian." papers a liberal, leftish which has done some very good work. i believe he is leaving there or has left to work on a new venture with the gentleman who started ebay. wilmington, north carolina, independent caller. caller: i have been listening to what you have been saying about you are not sure if other countries have been doing the slain sleeper -- the same sleeper agent thing. is it more practical to have these boots on the ground? i feel it is more contain information, more relevant and practical to have roots on the ground. .t is more expansive it is very broad when you do the wiretapping. which is more relevant for the spy world? guest: it is tempting to think illegals are the
and security concerns, a second group going to focus right in on civil liberties, privacy and civil liberties oversight board to give some of the oversight many of the critics in the surveillance was saying they were lacking. every day there's another revelation about spying including some of our closest allies. the newest edward snowden documents reveal more spying on america's closest allies. in spain, reports the nsa listened in on 60 million phone calls in a single month and in germany the newspaper reports president obama was briefed by nsa chief keith alexander about spying on angela merkel's calls back in 2010, contradicting white house assurances the president was not aware of the extent of the surveillance. the nsa quickly denied the report telling cnn "general alexander did not discuss with president obama in 2010 an alleged foreign intelligence operation involving german chancellor merkel nor has he ever discussed alleged operations involving chancellor merkel." a clear step beyond the white house's willingness up to now to deny president and future monit monitoring. >> i can tell
others to review how we strike the right balance including the review group on intelligence and communications technology and the privacy and civil liberties oversight board. our review is looking across the board at our intelligence gathering to ensure that was as we gather intelligence, we are properly accounting for both the security of citizens and our allies and the privacy concerns shared by americans and citizens around the world. we also need to ensure that our intelligence resources are most effectively supporting our foreign policy and national security objectives that we are more effectively weighing the risks and rewards of our activities that we are focused above all on threats to the american people. we need to ensure are collecting information not just because we can but because we should. because we need it for our security. so again, i won't go on too long. i think it's important top context you'llize some of these revelations to look at what the administration is doing to review our intelligence activities and to look at how we balance the need for security
to be a part of. that i actually think what is really going on, we are in the middle of the republican civil war. >> let's see you mentioned 2016 in your first comment to alisyn and brad sees it close tore that as in 2014. and you must be hearing these conversations amongst the democrats, they have to right the ship or next november could be ugly. >> i think people are talking about 2014 but not under those circumstances. i think what we are seeing house direct by house district that districts that we never thought would be competitively blue are. as much as the american people don't like congress. the blame is on the republicans when you talk to the american people about it. >> brad, how dow see it? >> opposite. the american people know obama care is a democrat policy. and no republican voted for. it if the president can't do the easiest part of obama care, what does that say to the american people about the price? and delivery of the care? that has ylt to befall the american people. it is sdraftous as the roll out. >> some say it is the tip of the iceberg. most of it is beneath water. axel
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